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Cincinnati Sights and Landmarks Guide, Ohio

Cincinnati is a popular city in Ohio, US and is the county seat for Hamilton County. With over 200 attraction points in Cincinnati, the city has something for almost everyone.

The Coney Island features the Sunlit Pool which is the biggest re-circulating swimming pool in the world. The park has classic rides for adults and kids including Frog Hopper, Pepsi Python roller coaster, Super Slide, Dodgem Cars, pedal and bumper boats and Tempest.

The Zagat Survey has rated Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden as one of the top ones in the country. There are 3000 species of plants and 500 animals featuring in the zoo.

The Kings Island is one of the most popular theme parks in the country. It is a premier destination for entertainment as it features rides, games, fun, food and shows all in the style of Hollywood setting.

 Coco Key Water Resort is a 50,000 square feet indoor water park which combines enchantment and relaxation. Its signature attractions include the Coconut Grove Adventure River, Parrot’s Perch Play Structure, Dip-in Theater, Coral Reef Cavern and Rusty’s Dive Shop.

The Cincinnati Fire Museum exhibits firefighting artifacts of Greater Cincinnati while giving honor to firefighting heroes. Cincinnati Museum Center has Cincinnati History museum, museum of natural history and science, Duke Energy child’s museum, OMNIMAX theatre and historical society library. Realistic scenery and murals, more than 50 exotic animals, dinosaur and people animatronics, visual effects generated by computers and special effects theatre are only some of the exhibits in the museum that you will definitely enjoy.

The Newport Aquarium displays more than 7000 aquatic animals you can see through floors, underwater tunnels, walk-around exhibits and touch pool.

Riverbend Music Center is an outdoor music venue which has a 4100 seat pavilion to offer. The center also features J. Ralph Corbett pavilion and Hulbert Taft Junior Center for Performing Arts offering both outdoor and indoor seating.

Newport on Levee is a popular attraction in Northern Kentucky or Greater Cincinnati. Special events, festivals, restaurant offerings and live bands are featured in Levee all year round. Fountain Square is the public space of the city in which the local people gather, connect and celebrate as a city.

 National Underground Railroad Freedom Center is the country’s latest monument of freedom. It features the relevance and importance of free struggles throughout the world and throughout the history. The three buildings symbolize courage, perseverance and cooperation.

BB Riverboats has been a staple for Cincinnati riverfront for last 25 years. The journey on a BB Riverboat is just unforgettable as you get to know about the river’s history, take a wonderful meal and dance under the night sky. A huge range of cruises is offered on BB Riverboats that range from dinner and lunch cruises to all-day mini vacations and sightseeing cruises.

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  • WazlingMount Adams
    travel tip by Wazling posted more then 30 days ago
    At the east side of the city, a small hill with a lot of entertaining venues, Mount Adams is a must. Full of architecturally interesting and worthwhile buildings, restaurants, winding streets, art galleries and more, the district is a...
  • szbogiCarew Tower
    travel tip by szbogi posted more then 30 days ago
    Though maybe not first sightseeing destination in Cincinnati, the Carew Tower is definitely on the list of attraction if you'd like to see the city with a bird's eye. Namely the view from the top is more than beautiful. There is...
  • travelllerKrohn Conservatory
    travel tip by travelller posted more then 30 days ago
    A historically significant and architecturally beautiful place whith lots of rooms and thousands of plants showcasing flowers, and other fauna from all over the world. The Krohn Conservatory definitely worth a visit! The admission is...
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